Cosgrove Coat of Arms, Family Crest and Cosgrove Family History

If you are conducting some Cosgrove family history research then you can view the Cosgrove coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Cosgrove surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'


The names Cosgrove and Cosgrave in Ireland are derived from the native Gaelic O'Cosgraigh Septs that were located in Counties Monaghan and Wicklow. The name Cosker was also sometimes adopted as the anglicized form of this name which translates as 'victorious'.

A Sept is an ancient Clan-like collective describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors bore a common surname and inhabited the same territory.

Meaning of Symbols & Colors on the Cosgrove Coat of Arms

Or/Yellow/Gold Represents Generosity.
Sable/Black Denotes Constancy and sometimes Grief.
Crown Denotes Royal Authority
The Lion Emblem of Deathless Courage
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